There is always something happening at Solihull College – from successful students to triumphant tutors, fund-raising events, trips to exotic locations, awards, competitions and partnerships – life at our Blossomfield and Woodlands campuses is never dull.

In ‘Making the News’ you can share in our achievements and enjoy a flavour of what makes Solihull College tick. For media / PR enquiries, please contact our marketing team on 0121 678 7000


Advice day for school leavers at Solihull College
Friday 31st July 2015

Solihull College will be offering advice for young people who are unsure about what to do now they have received their GCSE results. With many options available such as vocational...

Degree success at Solihull College
Tuesday 21st July 2015

Solihull College and University Centre has seen excellent results from its University Level Learners. Those who have studied towards their degree qualifications in partnership...

Prince's Trust meet David Cameron
Prince’s Trust students meet Prime Minister
Tuesday 21st July 2015

Prime Minister David Cameron visited Solihull on Monday 20th July to visit members of the Balsall Heath Forum, a community group who aim to build a better community at Ninestiles...

Apprentice of Year
Solihull College student is nominated for Apprentice of the year
Monday 20th July 2015

Mohammed Ahmed, known as Maj, from Solihull College was recently nominated for the Apprentice of the year 2015 award for the Express & Star Business Awards 2015. Maj is...

Connor Rowland
Tutors help Connor succeed
Thursday 16th July 2015

Solihull College student Connor Rowland has overcome many difficulties to complete his course at the College. Connor has been studying towards a Level 1 Construction course...

Jade Moore & Jo Potter World Cup
England stars inspiration to students
Thursday 16th July 2015

Solihull College’s Jade Moore and Jo Potter have become names that many around the country now know. Both ladies, who play for Birmingham City Ladies, jetted off to Canada ready...

University Centre has successful year for coaching course
Wednesday 15th July 2015

Solihull College and University Centre began offering a Foundation Degree in Coaching Science last September for the new academic year and has seen great results from students....

Solihull College and University Centre Invest in Life Science
Wednesday 15th July 2015

Solihull College and University Centre’s School of Science is going through a transformation, which will see them open their brand new, state-of-the-art life science laboratory...

Solihull College offer range of HNDs
Wednesday 15th July 2015

Solihull College and University Centre are continuing to offer a variation of Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) at both their Blossomfield and Woodlands Campus in Solihull after...

Vicki Rohdes
Veterinary success for Vicki
Monday 13th July 2015

A student who previously attended Solihull College to study an Animal Management Diploma has completed her degree and is now a qualified veterinary surgeon. Vicki Rhodes attended...

Darren Gumbs
Former College student is set to make his mark in America
Monday 13th July 2015

Former Solihull College student Darren Gumbs is preparing for his move to America after being granted with a O-1 visa for individuals with extraordinary ability. Darren has been...

Students achieve in hope of employment
Tuesday 07th July 2015

Students from Solihull College who have completed their Level 1 qualification in retail and hospitality attended their award celebrations at Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMet)...

Reece Haskew
College student wins regional carpentry competition
Tuesday 07th July 2015

Reece Haskew of Solihull College has achieved first place in this year’s Institute of Carpentry competition for the Midlands region. Reece, originally from the South of England,...

Vanessa Carty
Graphics student Vanessa impresses
Tuesday 07th July 2015

Vanessa Carty is a mature student studying Level 3 Access to Higher Education Graphic Design Diploma. Vanessa previously worked in schools as a teaching assistant and regularly...

College helps unemployed learn new skills
Monday 06th July 2015

Solihull College has once again been working alongside Job Centre Plus to offer courses to those who are currently employed and seeking to learn new skills in the hope of finding...

Solihull College works with Briars Barn
Wednesday 01st July 2015

Solihull College has worked with Briars Barn, a work place for people with learning disabilities, to offer them a qualification in employability skills. Briars Barn is a day...